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Cluster randomized control trial promoting child self-regulation around energy-dense food

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 27 February 2019

This study tests whether a plot programme designed to improve young children's self-regulation in snack choice. The authors conclude that the program has merit and that further investigation is warranted: "These types of programs for preschool children may help to temper consumption of excess calories among overweight/obese children."

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Rhee, K. E., et al. Cluster randomized control trial promoting child self-regulation around energy-dense food. Appetite, Vol 133, 1 February, 2019, Pages 156-165